Download PDF by Kathy Cruz: Dateline Purgatory: Examining the Case that Sentenced Darlie

By Kathy Cruz

The brutal murders of younger Devon and Damon Routier within the early morning hours of June 6, 1996, placed their mother—Darlie Routier—at the guts of 1 of the main infamous homicide circumstances in sleek Texas history—despite her personal throat having been slashed to inside millimeters of her carotid artery.

The activities of a small-town police division and people inside Dallas County's ruthless justice approach created an ideal hurricane that swept up the younger mom and landed her on demise row. There she has remained, in a nine-feet-by-six-feet cellphone, regardless of claims of her innocence by means of those that be aware of her, findings concerning the alarming fallibility of bloodstain research, and her husband's admission that on the time of the murders he was once soliciting support to level a house housebreaking to dedicate assurance fraud.

In Dateline Purgatory, award-winning journalist Kathy Cruz enlists current-day criminal specialists to weigh in at the surprising transgressions that ended in one of many country's so much arguable dying penalty convictions.
With assistance from the notorious loss of life row inmate and a former FBI precise Agent referred to as “Crimefighter,” Cruz may locate that her trip via Purgatory was once as a lot approximately herself because it used to be in regards to the lady dubbed “Dallas’s Susan Smith.”

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